The Rose Centre offers courses and webinars as well as links to resources in related research.
Courses and webinars
Webinar by Dr Luis Riquelme
The IDDSI is taking the world by storm! This initiative has recently been adopted by the NZSTA to standardize diet modification in patients with swallowing impairment.
Dr Riquelme wil provide a 2 hour webinar streamed from Christchurch. Join us live or digitally, as an professional ($50), a student ($30) or a clinical team ($120).
Date: Tuesday, Oct 30th 2018
Time: 4:00-6:00 pm (NZST, GMT+12)
Where: Rose Centre for Stroke Recovery and Research
You can register online at
For more information see the IDDSI webinar flyer (PDF, 240KB).
Dysphagia intensive course
Our semi-annual two-week dysphagia intensive would be held again in 28th January- 9th February, 2019.
Online registrations will be open soon. If you want to secure your place, you can pay by invoice - contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information see the Dysphagia Diagnosis and Management Information Sheet (PDF, 142KB).
It´s time again! Come and join us for the 2018 Biomouth meeting in Christchurch.
The meeting will be held on the University of Canterbury campus, Engineering Bldf E14. We have a great speaker - Dr Luis Riquelme from New York. The clinical work worldwide is quickly adopting the Internation Dysphagia Diet Standardisation Initiative IDDSI.org. Luis is on the board of IDDSI and will join us as the meeting to fill researchers in on what this looks like.
For more information and registration see Biomouth flyer and registration form (PDF, 4.5MB)
Stroke Rehab: From No-tech to Go-tech Conference, 2021
See Stroke Rehab: From No-tech to Go-tech Conference website.
Links to related research
- New Zealand Brain Research Institute
- Christchurch Neurotechnology Research Programme
- Dysphagia Research Society
- European Society for Swallowing Disorders
- Biomouth Research Group
- Sir John Walsh Research Institute
- Cerebral Palsy Symptoms
- Canterbury Medical Research Foundation
- Neurological Foundation of New Zealand